Going as an "Au Pair" [fr]

The Au Pair internship allows you to be living and working for a French family while studying in order to perfect your knowledge of the French language, culture and society.

You must be between 17 and 30 years old

Required Documents :

- Passport valid at least three months after the expiry date of the visa. + photocopy of PAGES WITH PICTURE, EXPIRY DATE OF PASSPORT, VISAS ISSUED, ALL STAMPS

Your passport must have been issued less than 10 years ago (first issuance). Even if it has been renewed since then by your country, we will decline your passport for a visa application and you will have to renew it prior to applying.

* Refugees: persons residing in Canada with refugee status, even if they hold permanent resident cards, must have in their possession a travel document for refugees, 1951 Geneva Convention Model.

- 1 Long Stay application form duly filled out and signed + 2 recent and identical photos ID, format 35mm X 45mm only, with a clear and plain background. Pictures with hat, caps, sunglasses, etc.. will not be accepted (NO CUT OUT OF /OR CANADIAN PASSPORT SIZE PICTURE).

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Please glue one picture on the form and include the remaining one in an envelope.

- 1 OFII form

- Any document supporting your status in Canada for more than 6 months and allowing your re-entry : Canadian birth certificate, Canadian citizenship card, permanent resident card (to be photocopied both sides), Canadian visa sticker valid at least 3 months after your departure from France,… + photocopy

- Last school and/or university diplomas + photocopy

- Original of the Accord de placement signed by the local Work Office: DIRECCTE (Direction Régionale des Entreprises, de la Concurrence, de la Consommation, du Travail et de l’Emploi, formerly DDTEFP) + photocopy

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Accord de placement au pair
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- Pre registration in an institution or a school or a university in France + photocopy

If your visa is granted:

- Original return ticket or proof of e-ticket + photocopy

- 1 Xpresspost envelope

Please note that additional documents may be required.

Last modified on 19/01/2017

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